to Administrative Office of the Courts and the Guideline Review
Presented by R. Mark Rogers on March 31, 2006, this report
provides a detailed critique of the standard Income Shares
guideline proposals for Alabama and offers economic alternatives.
PowerPoint presentation [PDF]
flaws in Alabama guidelines [PDF]
R. Mark Rogers testified on March 12, 2004 before the Alabama
Child Support Review Panel in Montgomery, Alabama. This report
is a brief memorandum on the economic flaws of Alabama’s
child support guidelines and contains suggestions on what
the state might do to conform with federal regulations for
economically sound guidelines.